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Essential Guitar Chords

Barre Chords/Best Bet Jazz Chords

By William Bay

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Barre Chords/Best Bet Jazz Chords. Composed by William Bay. Perfect binding, Chord Book. Qwik Guide Series. All Styles. Book. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.99096).

Item Number: MB.99096

ISBN 9780786657117. 5.5 x 8 inches.

This exhaustive yet compact (5 1/2"x8") QWIKGUIDE chord reference shows chords from simple triads through myriad extensions of the dominant seventh chord, all in grid format only. All voicings and variants of chords are shown chromatically from the root tone beginning with C, Cm, C6, C7, C diminished, C augmented, etc. Chords are further subdivided into categories including chords with individually fingered strings, barre chords, and rock power chords. A special segment of the book offers "Best Bet Jazz Chords" - a selection of the most commonly used jazz forms. The book closes with a group of four 12-bar blues progressions. Note: A full-size version of this item is available as 21789 Modern Guitar Method, Grade 2, Essential Guitar Chords.

  • Tuning 
  • Tuning to a Piano 
  • Reading the Music Diagrams 
  • Chord Symbol Abbreviations 
  • KEY OF C 
  • Key of Db/C# 
  • KEY OF D 
  • Key of Eb 
  • Key of E  
  • Key of F 
  • Key of F#/Gb 
  • KEY OF G 
  • Key of G#/Ab 
  • Key of A 
  • Key of Bb 
  • Key of B 
  • Best Bet Jazz Chords 
  • Key of Db 
  • Key of Ab 
  • 12 Bar Blues Progression 
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